Motley Tries Love

Hannah Kingston’s February column sees her take on a very different sort of challenge; an eating disorder. I’m not talking about Colin Firth or Keira Knightley running through meadows. This is all about the most important kind of love; self-love. People will most likely roll their eyes at this article. I know I probably would […]

Crossing the Camino

Hannah Kingston reflects on her time spent on the Camino De Santiago, a 791 km pilgrimage from the Pyrenees to Galicia. When you envision a cheap holiday, you think about booze cruises, scarily inexpensive alcohol and crisping skin by a pool that has too much chlorine in it. Holidays should be about fleeing the daily […]

A Woman on Air

Hannah Kingston leads a Q&A session with 96FM’s Deirdre O’ Shaughnessy Your LinkedIn profile is like a perfectly balanced chemical equation. Did you have a path from A to B when it came to building your career? That’s an interesting way of putting it! I really didn’t have a plan. I wanted to be a […]

Motley Tries: Social Media Hiatus

Do the apps of our generation make us insecure and less focused? Hannah Kingston discovers the truth in this month’s Motley tries. Social media mediates every aspect of our lives, including our interpersonal relationships. Such vast developments in technology have the ability to both strengthen and weaken our bonds. This is shown in a plethora […]

Motley Tries Sexual Health

Words: Hannah Kingston The 21st century brings with it great liberation It’s an era where we have never been more connected with one another. Expressing your sexuality in the way you please has become increasingly acceptable. We’re living in an age in which casual sex has become more acceptable. With such freedom comes great responsibility. […]

Motley Tries: An Investigation into Homelessness

By Hannah Kingston Ice-cold he lay there with no one to care. In December 2014, Mr. John Cotter, 43 was found in a doorway on Molesworth Street. Enda Kenny said €55m had been set aside to deal with the homeless and a huge social housing programme initiated. “Homelessness is a complicated matter,” said Mr. Kenny, […]